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Pooja Misrra rocks the closing ceremony of Pune Festival with a lavani dance

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At the recently held renowned Pune Festival, one saw the likes of Hema Malini, Dimple Kapadia, Urmaila Matgaonkar performing at the opening ceremony. However the closing ceremony had only one stellar star performance wrapping up the festival.


Bangla Band 'Ebong Aamra' launched new audio music album 'Gobindo'

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Ebong Aamra, band well known for churning out fine music, launched their second album “Gobindo” at the Park Hotel in Kolkata. The music album was launched by veteran singer Smt. Usha Uthup. The album is truly a gift to the music lovers before the commencement of the festive season. According to the sources, Sabyasachi Chakraborty, Arindam Ganguly and Raja Sen were about to grace the event but they couldn’t do so due to their busy schedules and prior commitments.



Actress Locket Chatterjee inaugurates beauty salon BOB’S; New style junction for Durga Puja

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“Pollution is taking a toll on the skin and hair of the people. Hence it is very important that one must take ample care of the skin and hair to protect it from further damage” said Bengali film actress Locket Chatterjee. The actress was present for the inaugural ceremony of Bob’s, which is a family hair and beauty salon. The salon is also recognized by the Government.


Sambalpur Kalaparishad; An organization working with an aim to keep the traditional Sambalpuri Folk Dance alive (WBRi Feature)

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Sambalpur Kalaparishad was established in the year 1956 with an aim and object of promotion of Dance and Music of Western Orissa.  Under the able leadership of Late Sri Murari Prasad Mishra, Ex. Minister a school was started functioning in the Parishad Premises for imparting formal training to the students in Dance and Music which runs till today.


Melodious exciting bhangra collaboration “DEEWANA” by Tej Hundal & Ravi Bal

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“DEEWANA” by Tej Hundal & Ravi Bal.  A melodious exciting bhangra collaboration that combines the vocal talents of Switzerland based Punjabi singer Tej Hundal & World renowned Music Composer & Producer Ravi Bal of UK Birmingham.  DEEWANA is a feel good, crazy love, passionate track infused with a cocktail mixture of upbeat reggae vibes and Punjabi musical bhangra masala with added eastern harmonic surprise! Now try ordering that at a bar! DEEWANA has been composed by Ravi Bal and written by Simran Panjwar.


Interview: Kenny D Basumatary, Director of Assamese film Local Kung Fu; An action packed comedy

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It may look like a small film, but Local Kung Fu seems like a giant effort. And it has been creating ripples on social media. Set to get the biggest release for an Assamese film as it releases simultaneously in seven cities outside Assam, Local Kung Fu would be creating history as the most inexpensive action movie ever made. Not to mention, India’s first martial arts comedy! Made for a humble Rs 95,000 Local Kung Fu, releasing on September 27, has wowed the likes of Anurag Kashyap and Dibakar Banerjee. Here’s a excerpt from chat with the man behind the film – Kenny D Basumatary – who has written, directed and acted in the film.


Bollywood Hindi Movie Review 'Raqt'; A good Thriller which strongly deserves a word of mouth

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Raqt (Means Blood) Ek Rishta can be easily touted as yet another example of a good film made honestly which goes unnoticed due to the lack of Publicity and Promotions. Let me tell you that Raqt is a decent made Thriller which keeps you sit tight till the final reels.


English Poems by Award Winning Poetess Gargi Saha (WBRi Feature)

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Gargi Saha is a creative writer whose first poem book 'The Muse In My Salad Days'has been published in 2000.Her poems have been published in 'The Indian Express', 'The Times Of India', 'The Asian Age' etc. Her poems have also been featured in National and International Journals like 'Poet', 'Poetcrit',The Skylark',' Contemporary Vibes' 'Shine'' Young Poet ' etc. Regularly her works are published in webzines like  'Poetic Portal','Muse India' etc.Recently she has been awarded the Excellence In World Poetry Award' (2009)

Interview: Noted Film-Maker Bappaditya Bandopadhyay on New Bangla Movie "Nayika Sangbad", Tollywood Film Industry and More

There used to be a time when Bengali films used to go abroad to be screened at major film festivals, but after a certain point, the trend or selection of Bengali films at major international film festivals saw a steep decline particularly after the kind of success that Satyajit Ray, Mrinal Sen and Ritwick Ghatak had, in terms of world cinema.


UNIVERSAL MUSIC INDIA AND 9XO RELEASE INDIA’S FIRST BRANDED COMPILATION ALBUM TITLED 9XO FRESH HITS, EXCLUSIVELY ON iTUNES

Leading music label, Universal Music India and India’s leading International music channel, 9XO, today announced the release of a new music compilation exclusively on iTunes in India. 9XO Fresh Hits is a first-of-its-kind initiative in the Indian music market and points to a potentially exciting future for music fans in India.

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